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Every man's dream is to be able to sink into the arms of a woman without also falling into her hands. Jerry Lewis, comedian
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Together we must learn how to compose differences, not with arms, but with intellect and decent purpose. Dwight D. Eisenhower, president
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Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul. Michel de Montaigne, philosopher
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One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them. Thomas Jefferson, president
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My arms are too short to box with God. Johnny Cash, musician
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A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country. James Madison, president
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Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms. Aristotle, philosopher
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When it's over, I want to say: all my life I was a bride married to amazement. I was the bridegroom, taking the world into my arms. Mary Oliver, poet
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The war is coming to the streets of America and if you are not keeping and bearing and practicing with your arms then you will be helpless and you will be the victim of evil. Ted Nugent, musician
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When Donald Duck traded his wings for arms, was he trading up or trading down? Doug Coupland, author
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No freeman shall be debarred the use of arms. Thomas Jefferson, president
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The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch at the core While cheeks burn, arms open, eyes shut, and lips meet! Robert Browning, poet
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I went to the museum where they had all the heads and arms from the statues that are in all the other museums. Steven Wright, comedian
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Setting a good example is a far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms. Ron Paul, politician
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It is not cowardly, quite the contrary, to seek to meet the adversary and know his intentions. However, it is cowardly, shameful and treasonable to lay down arms. King Hassan II, royalty
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I just wish we knew a little less about his urethra and a little more about his arms sales to Iran. Andy Rooney, journalist
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Look at my arms, you will find no party hand-cuff on them. Davy Crockett, explorer
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By God's help, and the intelligent use of their own strong right arms they could accomplish great things. James Larkin, activist
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I have always been a firm believer in the longstanding American principle of having the right to bear arms and I will remain committed to see that this freedom is not infringed upon, revoked, or limited in any way. Jeff Miller, politician
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The dance can reveal everything mysterious that is hidden in music, and it has the additional merit of being human and palpable. Dancing is poetry with arms and legs. Charles Baudelaire, poet
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We can do without butter, but, despite all our love of peace, not without arms. One cannot shoot with butter, but with guns. Joseph Goebbels, criminal
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Raise your eyes and count the small gang of your oppressors who are only strong through the blood they suck from you and through your arms which you lend them unwillingly. Georg Buchner, dramatist
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Because just as arms have no force outside if there is no counsel within a house, study is vain and counsel useless that is not put to virtuous effect when the time calls. Francois Rabelais, clergyman
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If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never! William Pitt, leader
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The U.S. is by far the biggest exporter of arms in the world. It was true during the Clinton administration, and it's true during the Bush administration. It's bipartisan. Andrew Niccol,
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I don't need arms, and neither does anyone else... At the very least, a ban would prevent fights from turning deadly. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, politician
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A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. Alexandre Dumas, dramatist
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In defense of our persons and properties under actual violation, we took up arms. When that violence shall be removed, when hostilities shall cease on the part of the aggressors, hostilities shall cease on our part also. Thomas Jefferson, president
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I am Armenian, so of course I am obsessed with laser hair removal! Arms, bikini, legs, underarms... my entire body is hairless. Kim Kardashian, celebrity
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When we talk about fighting for our country, we're talking about our vote, our vote is our arms. Sarah Palin, politician
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Hold me in your arms, lava lamp! Let me seek magma comfort and peace in the warmth of your kryptonite embrace. Isabel Yosito, artist
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I feel like I'm on top of the world. Honestly, I feel like I've climbed a very giant mountain, and I'm just standing right on top with my arms wide open and breathing rarified air. Shania Twain, musician
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I'm terribly sad about Farrah's passing. She was incredibly brave, and God will be welcoming her with open arms. Cheryl Ladd, actress
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Every so often you might have an outburst in the gallery. That's one of the most exciting things that happen because then you can say, 'Unless there's order we will call the Sergeant at Arms.' And that sounds really scary. Amy Klobuchar, politician
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My mother is a realist, and she's had biological and adoptive children, and she said it's no different: No matter what, they're putting a stranger into your arms. You don't know them yet. Katherine Heigl, actress
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I'm really good at solitaire and I can turn my arms in full circles. Skylar Laine, musician
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I hate running. I know I'm curvier - I know I'm small, but I'm not ripped. But I make a choice to be that way. I realize my arms aren't as toned as Halle Berry's but I don't want them to be. Olivia Munn, actress
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I got to play with Nintendo's Wii, yes it's a funny name and not very revolutionary but it was fun whipping your arms around. Olivia Munn, actress
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I'm always writing, even when I'm not at my desk. I write on my hands. I used to write on my kids' hands, too, but they don't let me any more. When I'm driving I sometimes write all the way up my arms. Jodi Picoult, author
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The hedonistic lifestyle is difficult to achieve when you're still carrying your own gear. Trust me that you don't feel glamorous with a 60-pound amp in your arms; it's a lot less sexy than toting a vodka gimlet and impossible to do in heels. Carrie Brownstein, musician
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Courage ought to have eyes as well as arms. H. G. Bohn,
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I slept with faith and found a corpse in my arms on awakening; I drank and danced all night with doubt and found her a virgin in the morning. Aleister Crowley, critic
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A boy is holding a girl so very tight in his arms tonight. Edward VIII, royalty
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Russians can give you arms but only the United States can give you a solution. Anwar Sadat, statesman
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The United Nations organization has proclaimed 1979 as the Year of the Child. Are the children to receive the arms race from us as a necessary inheritance? Pope John Paul II, clergyman
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Insurrection of thought always precedes insurrection of arms. Wendell Phillips, activist
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In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails to understand the dependence of arms on Divine guidance, he no longer deserves victory. Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman
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Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest. Mahatma Gandhi, leader
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Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property... Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of the use of them. Thomas Paine, writer
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The Constitution shall never be construed... to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms. Samuel Adams, revolutionary
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It's the most amazing feeling to hold your child in your arms. Chris O'Donnell, actor
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Rock 'n' roll is ridiculous. It's absurd. In the past, U2 was trying to duck that. Now we're wrapping our arms around it and giving it a great big kiss. Bono, musician
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The Democratic Party is the party that opened its arms. We opened them to every nationality, every creed. We opened them to the immigrants. The Democratic Party is the party of the people. Richard J. Daley, politician
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Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents; people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you. Muhammad Ali, boxer
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Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms. Che Guevara, revolutionary
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If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce. Winston Churchill, statesman
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War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms. Niccolo Machiavelli, writer
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The trouble with women umpires is that I couldn't argue with one. I'd put my arms around her and give her a little kiss. Casey Stengel, athlete
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These days baseball is different. You come to spring training, you get your legs ready, you arms loose, your agents ready, your lawyer lined up. Dave Winfield, athlete
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If a pitcher sees you fiddling with the bat, he'll stall until your arms are tired before you even get a chance to hit. Paul Waner, athlete
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I'm just like everybody else. I have two arms, two legs and four-thousand hits. Pete Rose, athlete
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To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there. Barbara Bush, first lady
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Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself. Leo Buscaglia, author
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One man excels in eloquence, another in arms. Virgil, poet
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If ye despise the human race, and mortal arms, yet remember that there is a God who is mindful of right and wrong. Virgil, poet
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As you know, I'm an immigrant. I came over here as an immigrant, and what gave me the opportunities, what made me to be here today, is the open arms of Americans. I have been received. I have been adopted by America. Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor
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I am running for President of the United States to enable the Goddess of Peace to encircle within her arms all the children of this country and all the children of the world. Dennis Kucinich, politician
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You fall into my arms. You are the good gift of destruction's path, When life sickens more than disease. And boldness is the root of beauty. Which draws us together. Boris Pasternak, novelist
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The Constitution preserves the advantage of being armed which Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation where the governments are afraid to trust the people with arms. James Madison, president
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Fury itself supplies arms. Virgil, poet
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Stand by your man. Give him two arms to cling to and something warm to come to. Tammy Wynette, musician
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Our goal is not to crush the enemy at any price, but to make it realize that it is illegal to take up arms to overthrow a democratically elected government. Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, statesman
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Does any one know the number of illegal arms in the country? Khaleda Zia, statesman
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It is part of the general pattern of misguided policy that our country is now geared to an arms economy which was bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and nurtured upon an incessant propaganda of fear. Douglas MacArthur, general
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Our country is now geared to an arms economy bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and an incessant propaganda of fear. Douglas MacArthur, general
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Violence and arms can never resolve the problems of men. Pope John Paul II, clergyman
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You have to walk carefully in the beginning of love; the running across fields into your lover's arms can only come later when you're sure they won't laugh if you trip. Jonathan Carroll, author
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I can tell you where I was when Kennedy was shot - which was in the common room at school. I heard about it on the old valve radio. At the time of Armstrong's landing, I was at university rehearsing a play. Sam Neill, actor
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Instead of starting a new nuclear arms race, now is the time to reclaim our Nation's position of leadership on nuclear nonproliferation efforts. Dianne Feinstein, politician
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I will always vote on the side of freedom and our right to keep and bear arms. Mel Martinez, politician
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Inflexible in faith, invincible in arms. James Beattie,
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Dire Straits is a great band. Someone tells you they like ""Brothers in Arms"" and immediately you know they're a stupid annoying git. Alexei Sayle, comedian
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He wants you all to Himself to put His loving, divine arms around you. Charles Stanley, clergyman
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Who Rebels? Who rises in arms? Rarely the slave, but almost always the oppressor turned slave. Emile M. Cioran, philosopher
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For years I have been mourning and not for my dead, it is for this boy for whatever corner in my heart died when his childhood slid out of my arms. William Gibson, writer
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To preserve liberty it is essential that the whole body of people always possess arms and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them. Richard Henry Lee, politician
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There are many advantages in their being accustomed to the use of arms, and no possible disadvantage. Joel Barlow, poet
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It seems to me we have been in a rhetorical arms race in this country, with each side unwilling to lay down its weapons for fear - usually justified - the other side would beat them to a pulp. Pat Sajak, entertainer
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I've always loved airplanes and flight. The space program was really important to me as a kid. I still have a photo of Armstrong and Aldrin on the moon in my living room. Bill Nye, educator
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Remember that whatever may be said by a lady or her friends, it is not part of conduct of a gallant or generous man to take up arms against a woman. Sam Houston, politician
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But everyone I know reaches a point where they throw out their arms and go beserk for a while; otherwise you never know what your limits are. I was just trying to find mine. Robert Smith, musician
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Louis Armstrong playing trumpet on the Judgment Day. Al Stewart, musician
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Hitting Ali in the body or on the arms was like hitting a piece of cement. Ken Norton, athlete
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I would like to make it known, on this program, loud and clear, that I would absolutely embrace with all five of my arms being a Bond villain. Ben Kingsley, actor
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I am of opinion that it is highly requisite forthwith to pass a law, prohibiting upon great penalties all trade with our enemies, and more especially the supplying of them with arms, ammunition or provisions of any kind whatsoever. William Shirley, politician
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Our extended family is an integral part of our daily lives and Connie and I welcome you with open arms. Frank Jordan, politician
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Those entrusted with arms... should be persons of some substance and stake in the country. William Windham, politician
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It behooves a prudent person to make trial of everything before arms. Jean Racine, dramatist
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I understood once I held a baby in my arms, why some people have the need to keep having them. Spalding Gray, actor
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I listen to jazz about three hours a day. I love Louis Armstrong. Philip Levine, poet
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I was terrified. My first week, walking around in a teeny bikini, I kept crossing my arms over my chest because I was afraid I was going to fall out of the top of the suit. And I didn't know anything about technique or lighting. Mary Crosby, actress
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World War I broke out largely because of an arms race, and World War II because of the lack of an arms race. Herman Kahn, scientist
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There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition, it was almost entirely on the Soviet side, first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans. Herman Kahn, scientist
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Is God a man with two arms and legs like me? Does He have eyes, a head? Does He have bowels? Well I do, and that makes me more wonderful than He is! John Harvey Kellogg, businessman
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I am in suspense as to the probable or improbability of being called into the Army, a station I would prefer to any other that of being in arms to defend an injured and grossly insulted country. John Sevier, politician
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Football is a game played with arms, legs and shoulders but mostly from the neck up. Knute Rockne, coach
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Louis Armstrong, who learned to be in exquisite dress, came from the bottom, and he's not a trash can. Stanley Crouch, critic
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Lance Armstrong, the famous cyclist and more importantly, cancer survivor, has said 'if you ever get a second chance for something, you've got to go all the way.' Michael N. Castle, politician
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In time of war steamships and improved arms are the most important things. Townsend Harris, businessman
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The question of feasibility, the question of cost, the question of including partners elsewhere in the world, the question of the effect of this project on arms agreements - all these issues are in discussion. Gerhard Schroder, statesman
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With this realization, came a growing need for men and women willing to take up arms in an effort to protect our American way of life and the freedoms so many of our ancestors died to entrench. Jim Walsh, politician
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My uncle gave me a trumpet, but I loved the Louis Armstrong sound and the Harry James sound and I played by ear and I played always soulful or very direct from the gut. Dick Dale, musician
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After assembly complete, when we have a larger crew on orbit, a more complex vehicle, more laboratories and more robot arms, maybe we'll have room for specialists. But right now we don't. John L. Phillips, astronaut
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I'm trying to go over my lines. I woke up on the floor, somebody had me in their arms. I didn't quite know who, people looked so unfamiliar. That's about all I remember. Dick York, actor
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The whole point of Louis Armstrong is that no one can really figure him out. There was a while where I thought you could try. Sarah Vowell, author
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When I got back to my father and mother and was sitting up there in our tepee, my face was still all puffed and my legs and arms were badly swollen; but I felt good all over and wanted to get right up and run around. Black Elk, leader
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The Home Guards are required to come in at once and deliver up their arms, those who fail to do so will be regarded as enemies of the Government and treated accordingly. John H. Morgan,
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Crawford washed her hands a lot. She washed her arms all the way up past her elbows. She just couldn't get enough done in that direction. She was compulsive about being clean, clean, clean! Fay Wray, actress
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Grossing Out dealt with the western nations selling arms to the Third World and exploiting these countries. Terry Southern, writer
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I directed the men in our barque to approach near the savages, and hold their arms in readiness to do their duty in case they notice any movement of these people against us. Samuel de Champlain, explorer
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If you're so pro-life, do me a favour: don't lock arms and block medical clinics. If you're so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries. Bill Hicks, comedian
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First and foremost arms are tools in the service of rival nations, pointing at the possibility of a future war. Alva Myrdal, diplomat
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It is of the greatest importance that people and governments in many more countries than ours should realize that it is more dangerous to have access to nuclear arms than not to possess them. Alva Myrdal, diplomat
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Where do these arms come from, these Saturday night specials that constitute the instrument of threats in bank robberies, or the hand grenades used by terrorists? How can their sales and their import be permitted? Alva Myrdal, diplomat
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I saw a drummer play once when I was a kid and I thought, that's really cool. You know, you're moving. You're using your arms and fingers. So I tried it and I loved it. Bill Kreutzmann, musician
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I just went to Harvard a little while, because I graduated from Armstrong High School in Washington and then I went up there but I didn't stay that long because I went into show business. Billy Eckstine, musician
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We live in downtown Manhattan and we have pretty big windows that looked right at the World Trade Center. I was home along with Kai and we watched it all happen. I was holding him in my arms and we were looking out the window when the second plane hit. Jennifer Connelly, actress
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I just feel that getting out there physically and protecting New York, putting my arms around everyone and protecting them... to see this happen to our city and our community. Sigourney Weaver, actress
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God gave us all exactly the same fingers, arms, legs, and feet, but in our different countries we divided them all a little differently as we feel it, do you understand? Ninette de Valois, dancer
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I never put my arms around John Gotti, Al Capone or Lucky Luciano. Robert Stack, actor
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I'm still working, I've got two arms, two legs, two gorgeous kids, a lovely wife. Fifteen years ago, I was homeless. So when you think about it, I'm lucky. Ian Hart, actor
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It's a good thing I don't read everything Eddie says, or I'd be up in arms and not enjoying my life. Sammy Hagar, musician
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In several sections, both natural in the banks of the Mississippi and its numerous arms, and where artificial canals had been cut, I observed erect stumps of trees, with their roots attached, buried in strata at different heights, one over the other. Charles Lyell, lawyer
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No one's interested really in knowing what policies or diplomatic initiatives or arms negotiations might have been compromised by me. Aldrich Ames, criminal
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Number one is that it just scares people! Your hair is standing up on your arms, or at least that there's a few moments when you're jumping. That's what makes it a good horror movie. Gina Philips, actress
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Since the Gulf War, since the new World Order, America is now the number one arms dealer in the world. Rob Walton, athlete
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The landscapes were in my arms as I did it. Helen Frankenthaler, artist
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There is nothing we can do about the lynching now, as we are out-numbered and without arms. Ida B. Wells, activist
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In the years just before... during the Carter years, the Soviets regularly violated, if you will, both the spirit and theletter of arms control agreements, I think, that they had negotiated during the period of detente. Jeane Kirkpatrick, diplomat
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The defeat of the Americans in Canada and the advantages gained by the British arms in the Jerseys, and indeed for some months in every other quarter, gave to the royal cause an air of triumph. Mercy Otis Warren, playwright
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I have not only Arms but a large proportion of Armourers to make. Eli Whitney, inventor
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I chose to be Mrs. Johnny Cash in my life. I decided I'd allow him to be Moses and I'd be Moses' brother Aaron, picking his arms up and padding along behind him. June Carter Cash, musician
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When I slept it was literally in the midst of an arsenal. If I heard dogs bark more fiercely than usual, or the feet of horses in a greater volume of sound than usual, I stood to arms. Frank James, celebrity
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The future is sending back good wishes and waiting with open arms Kobi Yamada,
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